Automotive News

This is a brief interview with Tom Croteau, deputy commissioner of global commerce for the Georgia Department of Economic Development. It details some of the reasons why Porsche North America and Mercedes-Benz USA decided to bring their North American headquarters to Atlanta, Georgia. These automotive brands join Kia Motors Manufacturing, which is located in West Point, Georgia.

The interview also touches on Georgia’s automotive suppliers, workforce and costs of doing business as well as future predictions of Georgia’s automotive industry.

You can learn more about Georgia’s automotive industry here.


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